Despite the huge media focus on Aboriginal communities, paternalism, land rights etc, life goes on and grant info is important. Janet Ross-Kelly, Business Development Officer for Advanced Indigenous Business tells us that Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Arts (ATSIA) Indigenous Arts Worker’s Program grants from ‘ozco’ (Australia Council for the Arts) are open till 15 July 2007. This category will provide funding for either the employment of an Indigenous arts worker and a program of activity or an Indigenous arts worker only.
Please contact Chris Bonney firstname.lastname@example.org if you wish to apply or phone (02) 9215 9065)
1) An Indigenous arts worker’s salary for up to three years with a sunset clause on the funding as follows:
2) A program of activity associated with the employment of the Indigenous arts worker for up to 50 per cent of total costs.
Applicants must demonstrate that they can obtain the other 50 per cent from other funding sources.
This information must be sent with your application by the closing date or your application will be ineligible.
Applications must demonstrate:
You must submit evidence of your eligibility and the required support material in addition to the application form.
Closing date: 15 July 2007
Decisions advised: November 2007
Projects may start: 1 December 2007